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Flying, an introduction to flight, airplanes, and aviation careers

Author: Walter J Boyne
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, ©1980.
Series: A Spectrum book
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A complex family with a tortured secret, the Hamers live on a large homestead in Radnorshire, Wales. Idris, the unbending patriarch and tyrant of the family, is a man suspicious of any change. Etty, his indomitable wife, is a woman born into a world unequipped to deal with her. Oliver, their only son, is a junior boxing champion turned hellraising local legend. A novel concerned both with the huge changes of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Suspense fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Boyne, Walter J., 1929-
Flying, an introduction to flight, airplanes, and aviation careers.
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, ©1980
(OCoLC)569043205
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter J Boyne
ISBN: 0133226441 9780133226447 0133226360 9780133226362
OCLC Number: 6196900
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 211 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: A Spectrum book
Responsibility: Walter J. Boyne.

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A complex family with a tortured secret, the Hamers live on a large homestead in Radnorshire, Wales. Idris, the unbending patriarch and tyrant of the family, is a man suspicious of any change. Etty, his indomitable wife, is a woman born into a world unequipped to deal with her. Oliver, their only son, is a junior boxing champion turned hellraising local legend. A novel concerned both with the huge changes of 20th-century rural life, and that life in its eternal details.

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